There’s an interesting mix of events coming up this week. If you happen to be in Lagos or Abuja around this time, check them out and save the date.

CodeCamp 2014 Now Open to Applications from Early-Stage Developers

The CodeCamp is an intense 4-week residential training program targeted at early-stage developers. Hosted by CcHub Nigeria, the CodeCamp 2014 will focus on front-end web development and training to build android mobile applications using proven facilitator-led classroom-styled training sessions. 12 successful applicants – early-stage developers – will get an all-expense paid bootcamp followed by 3-month paid internships at leading tech organisations in Lagos, as well as  CcHUB-supported start-ups.

Interested developers can apply here, or email for more information.

Freelancers Meetup Lagos

Powered by Elance Nigeria, the Freelancers Meetup is a no-holds barred discussion platform for designers, writers, programmers, or business owners to get the opportunity to address their peers, introduce themselves or ask for help.

Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014

Time: 12:30PM to 02:30PM

Venue: The Enterprise Creative HotHouse, 4th floor , 34 Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.

Tech4Africa Lagos

Tech4Africa aims to bring together people in the Nigerian tech scene to learn, meet new people and have fun while doing so.  Placing greatest emphasis on learning, interaction, engagement and discussion, Tech4Africa wants to be a place for new ideas where people are encouraged to make and change things.Tech4Africa Tickets are valid for all the tech sessions, workshops, and the evening Networking event. Register here to attend the Lagos sessions.

Date: Friday, 18th July, 2014

Nigeria Technology Fair

The Nigeria Technology Fair is a 3 day event held to showcase various products and services related to the technology, financial empowerment and many more sectors, in the Computer Hardware & Software, Business Services industries.

Date: 16th July to 18th July, 2014

Time: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Venue: Abuja Sheraton Hotel & Tower, Abuja Municipal, Abuja

On Our Radar

BlackBerry Z3 Nigeria Launch

We told you, unofficially, that Nigeria is next in line for the launch of the Blackberry Z3, and now it’s official. The device would be unveiled in Lagos tomorrow.

Date: Thursday, 17th July, 2014

PayPal and First Bank Nigeria Partnership Launch

First Bank Nigeria will be launching their partnership with new entrant to the Nigerian payment scene, PayPal.

Date: Tuesday, 22nd July, 2014.

Odunayo Eweniyi Author

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